Association of frailty and pre-frailty with increased risk of mortality among older Canadians

Articles and reports: 82-003-X202100400002


This study estimates the prevalence of frailty and pre-frailty among adults aged 65 or older in Canada, and examines associations with mortality-all-cause and cause-specific (i.e., neoplasms, and diseases of the circulatory and respiratory systems)-over a follow-up period of three to five years.

Issue Number: 2021004
Author(s): Ramage-Morin, Pamela; Gilmour, Heather

Main Product: Health Reports

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